Evaluate the Camp Experience

The ACA Research Team supports and facilitates rigorous research to expand the value and visibility of the camp experience and provide research-informed resources for camps. These tools for Continuous Improvement cover topics from Program Quality to Outcome measurement.  

Spend Time with Our ACA Research Forum

Access abstracts from peer-reviewed research presented at the ACA National Conference each year and learn more about how to submit a research proposal to the Research Forum. You can also learn about our two research-related awards, the Marge Scanlin Award for Outstanding Student Research, and the Eleanor P. Eells Award for Excellence in Research in Practice.

Research and Evaluation Advisory Committee

The Research and Evaluation Advisory Committee (REAC) has the charge to “advise and support the research function of the Association as it serves to develop and enhance knowledge generation and dissemination within ACA.”

Other Ways To Get Involved

ACA Research Team